Fifteen program finalists have been selected for the Mip Jr. Kids’ Jury screening and competition, which is taking place on October 2 in Cannes, France.
The screening for Mip Jr. delegates entails groups of kids screening a two-minute clip of each program, followed by a Q&A with buyers. Results will be given at that time with an awards ceremony to follow.
In the three-to-six-year old category, the finalists include Bobo & Kipi – Magic Tree Productions, (Congo), Polly Pocket - Mattel (US), Matchbox: Big Rig Buddies – Mattel (US), Zoobako – BRB Internacional (Spain) and Dibidogs – FutureCode (Finland).
Programs qualifying for the seven to 10 category include The Jimmies Behind The Scenes Featurette – RDF Rights (UK), Canimals – BRB Internacional (Spain), Monster High – Mattel (US), Wild Grinders – Moonscoop Entertainment (US) and Hot Wheels Battle Force 5 Season 2 – Nelvana / Mattel (US).
Kung Fu Masters – Fantawild Animation Inc (China), Beach & Snow – My Friend (Chile), Outnetters – Pristine Entertainment. (Canada), World Kids News – Kids News Network (Peru) and Nick Lo Pazzo – Top Toon Entertainment (Italy) are the finalists for the 11 to 14 group.